Christmas Candles

I Will Light Candles This Christmas Candles of joy despite all sadness, Candles of hope where despair keeps watch, Candles of courage for fears ever present, Candles of peace for tempest-tossed days, Candles of graces to ease heavy burdens, Candles of love to inspire all my living, Candles that will burn all the year long. […]

NP Week: What is a Nurse Practitioner?

NP Week:  Nurse Practitioner Week November 8 – 14, 2015 What is a Nurse Practitioner (NP)? Who are we? What do we do? What is our educational status? These are a few of the many questions asked about the profession. To get an initial answer to those questions, let’s look at what one of our […]

NP Week: Celebrating 50 Years

Nurse Practitioner Week November 8 – 14, 2015   NP Week Spotlight on Lifestyle Wellness Network Expert Nurse Practitioners (NPs) have made exceptional contributions to communities, healthcare and the nursing profession. Tremendous strides were made within the past year alone. Classic examples are, advancement of NP nursing practice via changes in New York State and other states’ laws, […]

StressLess Twitter Chat

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Stressless, Recuperative Sleep:Lifestyle Solutions

Stressless, Recuperative Sleep: Lifestyle Solutions Do you have those mornings when you wake up feeling like you were awake late into the night and wee hours of the morning, but you went in the bed at a reasonable hour? Have you had a headache when you wake up in the morning? Or, it felt like […]

Mary Seacole and Holistic Nursing

Mary Seacole. As I was making mental and written notes for the blog post on Florence Nightingale & Holistic Care, another person continually came to mind. I would be remiss to write about Florence Nightingale and not mention her name. I can write about her, in her own right, and not mention Florence. But, to […]